Valor Guide: How to Upgrade Mythic+ Dungeon Gear With Valor in Dragonflight Season 1 (10.1)

Last updated on May 09, 2023 at 08:44 by Stan 1 comment

Valor was a currency used to upgrade Mythic+ gear in Dragonflight Mythic+ Season 1. However, it was replaced with a new gear upgrading system introduced in Patch 10.1.


Valor Removal in Embers of Neltharion

Patch 10.1 removes Valor as a currency for gear upgrading, and the game transitioned to a new gear upgrading system.

Find out more about the types of gear available and how the upgrades work in our dedicated guide.


What is Valor?

Valor was a currency used to upgrade Mythic Dungeon Gear in Dragonflight, up to Patch 10.1 when the game transitioned to a new upgrading system.


How Could You Earn Valor in Dragonflight?

You would receive 135 Valor for each Mythic+ Dungeon completed and if a player in your run earned Mythic+ Rating, you would receive an additional 65 Valor.


What Type of Gear Could You Upgrade With Valor?

  • You could upgrade gear from dungeons and end-of-dungeon chests.
  • Great Vault loot could also be upgraded with Valor.

What Was the Valor Cap in Dragonflight Season 1?

Valor initially had a cap that was eventually removed on February 14, 2023.


Mythic Dungeon Gear and Ranks

For gear upgrading in Mythic+, please refer to our Mythic+ Season 2 guide.



  • 09 May 2023: Updated for Season 2.
  • 28 Apr. 2023: Updated for Patch 10.1. Mythic gear upgrading can now be found in the Season 2 hub.
  • 04 Feb. 2023: Valor cap removed.
  • 16 Dec. 2022: Updated with cap and upgrade costs.
  • 11 Dec. 2022: Updated for Season 1 launch.
  • 22 Nov. 2022: Gear upgrade vendor added.
  • 11 Oct. 2022: Guide added.
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